New Artwork!!!! …… finally

I did this little guy for friend and photographer, Chris Villafuerte.

I’m so glad Chris asked me to do this for him, its lit fire under my ass to get my excited about finally creating some new work. Fingers crossed I’ll have a show to invite you to this nest year.  :)


Goose Barnacle

Beginning November, Emgie Libris will be available for purchase at Goose Barnacle on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn.  This is a great little men’s ware shop that I’m happy to be in business with.  Please make the effort to check them out.


The One Well

Emgie Libris is proud to be creating custom one-off books in a wide variety of fabrics, including gorgeous Suedes for The One Well.  Please visit the One Well on Greenpoint Ave between Manhattan and McGuinnes.  Kerry has a great shop with some amazing goodies.  Also!  The One Well will be celebrating its official opening on November 11th 7pm-9pm.  I’ll be there, hope to see your lovely face there too.


In God We Trust

Emgie Libris is now being showcased at In God We Trust!


I am so pleased to have my books on display here!

Please visit any of their three stores and enjoy all of the amazing goodies they have!


Emgie Libris in Queens

Please join me and my books at Astoria Market on Sunday , September 4th 2pm-7pm

For more information about the market visit their website at


P.S. the market is literally next door to the Beer Garden, so if nothing else there are lots of delicious beers to drink during your visit.


Emgie Libris has come to Etsy

Please check out my new goods at emgielibris.etsy.com


By Brooklyn

Back-Pocket Books and On the Go Journals and Sketchbooks are now being sold at By Brooklyn!

“By Brooklyn is dedicated to the promotion and sale of fine goods from across the great Borough of Brooklyn.

By Brooklyn heralds the wealth of creative talent, artistry, determination to growing Brooklyn by enterprising Brooklynites. By Brooklyn is a unique space that exists beyond its brick-and-mortar walls, creating a community for artisans to share their experiences, hone their craft and create further opportunities for the expansion of their artistic endeavors.”

This great little shop is located at:

261 Smith Street
Between Degraw & Douglass
Brooklyn, NY 11231

Shop Hours:

Sunday – Wednesday: 12-8pm
Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 12-9pm


Kill Devil Hill, Brooklyn, NY

Emgie Libris’ Back-Pocket Books can be found at Kill Devil Hill:

A little general store located at

170 Franklin St.  Brooklyn, NY

Shop Hours mostly…  Monday-Friday   12pm-8pm    Closed Wednesdays

Always open Saturdays 12pm-8pm and Sundays 12pm-6pm


New Books

by michael in Uncategorized

I’ve been making some new books with heavy book cloth covers. These are super durable and conveniently portable filled with either lined, blank, or graph paper pages. They come in three size and are available now.


A thru Z

by michael in Upcoming Shows

A group show inspired by the alphabet

Cafe Grumpy

193 Meserole Ave

Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Spet 7th – Oct 7th 2010

CLOSING PARTY: Sept 24th 6 pm – 8 pm

Click here for a complete list of artists and images.